In Praise of Friends of Sound Horses

An announcement came through the other day about Friends of Sound Horses and its new partnership with the North American Western Dressage group. Their plans are exciting and you can look at www.fosh.com to see what will be offered to gaited … Continue reading

Their Proud Hoofs, He Trots the Air, and Cross of Gold Road

Several years ago, I was ensconced in my upstairs office tapping out my third volume in the Connie Holt Mystery Series. It was to be called Cross of Gold Road. This was my third book with my traditional publisher, and I was comfortable … Continue reading

Cancel Walking Horse Show Columbia Tennessee April 24-25

This show used to be held in Panama City, Florida, but failed this year due to the backlash from people who hate soring, the torture of horses to achieve the grotesque movement known as the Big Lick. Now the backers are holding the … Continue reading

Good News in 2014 Looks More Hopeful for Ending Soring

Often it seems that nothing gets accomplished in the ongoing fight against soring horses. The proposed 2013 PAST legislation (Prevent All Soring Tactics Act) may be a dead issue. Bringing people who sore horses to justice is often stymied by judges … Continue reading